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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers.

  • Open and close doors, windows, and drawers to test their operation, trimming edges to fit, using jackplanes or drawknives.
49-9063.00 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
  • Play instruments to evaluate their sound quality and to locate any defects.
  • Compare instrument pitches with tuning tool pitches to tune instruments.
  • Strike wood, fiberglass, or metal bars of instruments, and use tuned blocks, stroboscopes, or electronic tuners to evaluate tones made by instruments.
  • Cut new drumheads from animal skins, using scissors, and soak drumheads in water to make them pliable.
  • Cut out sections around cracks on percussion instruments to prevent cracks from advancing, using shears or grinding wheels.
49-3021.00 Automotive Body and Related Repairers
  • Cut and tape plastic separating film to outside repair areas to avoid damaging surrounding surfaces during repair procedure and remove tape and wash surfaces after repairs are complete.
  • Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle bodies and fenders.
  • Cut openings in vehicle bodies for the installation of customized windows, using templates and power shears or chisels.
  • Measure and mark vinyl material and cut material to size for roof installation, using rules, straightedges, and hand shears.
49-2092.00 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
  • Test equipment for overheating, using speed gauges and thermometers.
  • Cut and form insulation, and insert insulation into armature, rotor, or stator slots.
49-9051.00 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook     Green Occupation Green
  • Trim trees that could be hazardous to the functioning of cables or wires.
  • Cut and peel lead sheathing and insulation from defective or newly installed cables and conduits prior to splicing.
49-3031.00 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists Green Occupation
  • Attach test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, or pressure gauges.
49-9031.00 Home Appliance Repairers
  • Observe and test operation of appliances following installation, and make any initial installation adjustments that are necessary.
  • Measure, cut, and thread pipe, and connect it to feeder lines and equipment or appliances, using rules and hand tools.
49-9041.00 Industrial Machinery Mechanics Green Occupation
  • Observe and test the operation of machinery or equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using voltmeters or other testing devices.
  • Cut and weld metal to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, or assemble new equipment.
49-3022.00 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers
  • Hold cut or uneven edges of glass against automated abrasive belts to shape or smooth edges.
  • Cut flat safety glass according to specified patterns or perform precision pattern making and glass cutting to custom fit replacement windows.
49-9092.00 Commercial Divers Bright Outlook
  • Inspect and test docks, ships, buoyage systems, plant intakes or outflows, or underwater pipelines, cables, or sewers, using closed circuit television, still photography, and testing equipment.
  • Carry out non-destructive testing, such as tests for cracks on the legs of oil rigs at sea.
49-9011.00 Mechanical Door Repairers Bright Outlook
  • Cut door stops or angle irons to fit openings.
  • Cover treadles with carpeting or other floor covering materials and test systems by operating treadles.
49-3011.00 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
  • Test operation of engines and other systems, using test equipment, such as ignition analyzers, compression checkers, distributor timers, or ammeters.
  • Trim and shape replacement body sections to specified sizes and fits and secure sections in place, using adhesives, hand tools, and power tools.
49-9012.00 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
  • Test valves and regulators for leaks and accurate temperature and pressure settings, using precision testing equipment.
  • Cut seats to receive new orifices, tap inspection ports, and perform other repairs to salvage usable materials, using hand tools and machine tools.
49-9097.00 Signal and Track Switch Repairers
  • Test air lines and air cylinders on pneumatically operated gates.
49-2093.00 Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment
  • Measure, cut, and install frameworks and conduit to support and connect wiring, control panels, and junction boxes, using hand tools.
49-2011.00 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
  • Operate machines to test functioning of parts or mechanisms.
49-3052.00 Motorcycle Mechanics
  • Reassemble and test subassembly units.
49-3041.00 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
  • Reassemble machines and equipment following repair, testing operation and making adjustments as necessary.
49-9064.00 Watch Repairers
  • Test timepiece accuracy and performance, using meters and other electronic instruments.
49-2094.00 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment Green Occupation
  • Set up and test industrial equipment to ensure that it functions properly.
49-9062.00 Medical Equipment Repairers
  • Test, evaluate, and classify excess or in-use medical equipment and determine serviceability, condition, and disposition, in accordance with regulations.